CPAC 2016 Symposium

Charlotte, North Carolina
Thursday, January 28, 2016
CPAC 2016 Symposium
Thursday, January 28, 2016 7:30 AM -
Friday, January 29, 2016 1:00 PM (Eastern Time)

Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park
704-527-9650 or 877-227-6963
5700 Westpark Drive
Charlotte, North Carolina 28217
United States

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CPAC 2016 Symposium
  Organizational Resilience in a Changing Environment 
January 28-29, 2016

 
Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park
Paid Registration includes Continental Breakfasts, Breaks, Lunch, Door Prizes
Unique discount codes sent to current, paid CPAC members and to regional BCP groups permitting them to take advantage of special Symposium Discounts
Once again CPAC brings together a variety of experienced and respected professionals to share practical solutions and tactics helping ensure organizations are prepared for business interruptions. Attendance at this event provides at least  18 CEUs with DRII . Attendance certificates will be included with attendee packets. 

All registered Attendees will be included in a drawing for a free admission to DRJ Spring World 2016
March 13-16, 2016, Disney Coronado Springs Resort, Orlando, FL

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Featured Presentations include (with more coming):
  • GS1 - Physiological and Psychological Performance Challenges during Disasters and Emergencies - Dr. Robert Chandler, Ph.D
  • GS2 - Best Practice May be the Road to Failure - Barry Pruitt, afC, ABRCCI, Pinnacle Business Concepts
  • GS3 - It Will Never Happen to Us” Deadly Lie Lessons Learned from 4 Catastrophes That Were Never Supposed to Happen Hurricane Sandy, Sandy Hook, Winter Storm Nemo and the Boston Marathon Bombing – Bo Mitchell, 911 Consulting 
  • TS1 - Mailroom Security: Role of Training in  Critical Infrastructure Protection - Keith James, JGW Group
  • TS2 - Driving BCM Adoption Through Simplification - Ralph Campo, Time Warner Cable
  • TS3 - Communication & Power Grid Reliability and Risks of Interdependent Infrastructures - Richard Zinno, Cat5 Resources
  • TS4 - Business Continuity Today: What Really Matters Right Now - Al Berman, DRII
  • TS5 - BCM Industry Trends - Robbie Atabiagi, KPMG
  • TS6 - Value of Integrating Organizational Resilience and Data Center Migration - Peter Laz & Matt Brown, Forsythe Solutions Group
  • TS7 - Crisis Management: One Size Doesn't Fit All- Tom Serio, Verizon Wireless
  • TS8 - FEMA's ICS 402 Disaster Preparedness for Private Industry - Executive Briefing - Robert J Frazier, ViroDestiny
  • TS9 - Your Job Is To Get Them to Say Yes! - Vanessa Vaughn, Lowes Companies
  • TS10 - Ensuring Personal and Employee Preparedness: Red-Cross Services - Kim Karslake, Disaster Program Manager, American Red Cross
  • S11 - Business Continuity & Operational Risk Management - The Secret Sauce Ingredient For Effective Resilience - Patricio Morat, Synchrony Financial
  • TS12 - Predictive Intelligence – Before NOW!!! - Jim Satterfield, Firestorm Solutions, LLC
  • TS13 - Active Shooter Exercise – Before, During, and After - Jim Satterfield, Firestorm Solutions, LLC

Sponsors and Exhibitors (click floor plan for larger view) 

 A variety of exhibitor/sponsor opportunities are available 

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  • Gold Sponsor $3500 (includes 5 admissions, 2 exhibitor tables, +)
  • Silver Sponsors $2500 (includes 4 admissions, 1 exhibitor table, +)
  • Luncheon Sponsor $2000 (includes 4 admissions, exhibitor table, +)
  • Continental Breakfast Sponsors $1200(includes 3 admissions, 1 exhibitor table, +)
  • Break Sponsors $1000(includes 3 admissions, 1 exhibitor table, +)
  • Exhibitor Tables $500 + at least two door prizes (includes 2 admissions)

    Sponsors and Exhibitors receive recognition in the Symposium Attendee Package, on appropriate Tables, during general sessions, and on the CPAC Website. All sponsors and exhibitors are asked to provide suitable door prices for general session and luncheon drawings for which they will receive full recognition. Exhibitors will select their tables from exhibit floor diagram during registration process.  CPAC W9 is available on request if required.

    Those attending may obtain a discounted rate at:

    Crowne Plaza  Charlotte Executive Park
    5700 Westpark Drive
    Charlotte, North Carolina 28217

  • 704-527-9650 or 800-359-7961

The number of rooms for Wednesday 1/27 and  Thursday, 1/28 in our block is limited.    If you need a room, reserve early!  Direct Registration Link

The hotel will continue to accept reservations from CPAC attendees after this date
at the prevailing room rate, subject to availability.

Normal Rate is $199 (+tax) per night.  A discounted rate of $149 (+tax) will be granted at time of registration, only if attendee requests the Contingency Planning Association of the Carolinas (CPAC) Symposium Rate  CAP  when calling the Crowne Plaza Reservations #  (1-866-380-0612).  On-line reservations may also be made at  Direct Registration Link  - add dates and the following reservation code PAC

CHECK IN TIME: 3:00PM CHECK OUT


SPONSORS

Silver Sponsor

Table 4



Exhibitors



Table 13


Table 12


Table 9 


Table 24  


Table 14


Table 1


 

 

 

  • Physiological and Psychological Performance Challenges during Disasters and Emergencies - Dr. Robert Chandler, Ph.D
  • Mailroom Security: Role of Training in  Critical Infrastructure Protection - Ketih James, JGW Group
  • Driving BCM Adoption Through Simplification - Ralph Campo, TWC
  • Power Grid Reliability and Risks of Interdependent Infrastructures - Richard Zinno, Generac Power Systems
  • Business Continuity Today: What Really Matters Right Now - Al Berman, DRI International
  • BCM Industry Trends - Robbie Atabiagi
  • BC & Operational Risk Management - The Secret Ingredient for Effective Resilience - Patricio Morat, Synchrony Financial
  • Crisis Management: One Size Doesn't Fit All - Thomas Serio, Verizon Wireless
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    Contact Information

    Payment Instructions

    • Checks will be accepted when mailed to:

      CPAC Treasurer
      Jocelyn Jones
      P.O. Box 32492 
      Charlotte, NC 28232-2492
        • $35 will be charged for returned checks.
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